About Klinefelter Syndrome

Klinefelter Syndrome is a genetic disorder that affects approximately one in every 500 to 1,000 newborn males. It is caused by an extra X chromosome, resulting in the chromosomal make-up of XXY instead of the typical XY male pattern. This condition can affect physical and cognitive development, as well as social and emotional functioning. People …

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About Endometriosis

Endometriosis is a chronic and often debilitating condition that affects millions of women and people with female reproductive organs. It is characterized by the presence of endometrial tissue outside of the uterus, most commonly in the pelvic area, but it can also spread to other parts of the body. Endometriosis can cause severe pain, heavy …

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About Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a life-threatening genetic disorder that affects the respiratory and digestive systems, and is one of the most common chronic illnesses in children. It is caused by mutations in the gene responsible for producing a protein called cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR). CFTR helps regulate the movement of salt and water …

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